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Mazda BT-50 MOT Results

Registered in 2006
57.5% pass rate
from 120 tests in 2020
Failure rates by item

Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for 2006 vans and highlighted areas where the Mazda BT-50 is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.8% fail on Position lamp
    • 5.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 5.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 5.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 5.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 4.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.5% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.7% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.83% fail on Horn
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 7.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 6.7% fail on Rbt
          • 5.8% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.83% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 5.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.5% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.83% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.83% fail on Cable
    • 1.7% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.83% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.83% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.83% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.83% fail on Valves
    • 0.83% fail on Load sensing valves
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.0% fail on Transmission
      • 3.3% fail on Prop shafts (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 2.5% fail on Prop shaft (5 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.83% fail on Joints
      • 1.7% fail on Drive shafts
        • 1.7% fail on Joints
    • 2.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.7% fail on Chassis
      • 1.7% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.7% fail on Towbar (8 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.83% fail on Towbar condition
      • 0.83% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.83% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.83% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.83% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.83% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.83% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.83% fail on Body
      • 0.83% fail on Other body component
    • 0.83% fail on Floor
  • 10% fail on Suspension (51% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 5.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.83% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.83% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 4.2% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.83% fail on Wheel bearings
  • 7.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.7% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.2% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.7% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 1.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.83% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 2.5% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.83% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.83% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 5.8% fail on Tyres
    • 5.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.83% fail on Condition
  • 4.2% fail on Visibility
    • 1.7% fail on View to rear
      • 1.7% fail on Mirrors
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers
    • 0.83% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.83% fail on Washers
  • 2.5% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 2.5% fail on Registration plates
  • 2.5% fail on Steering
    • 2.5% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.83% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.83% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.83% fail on Intermediate drop arm
    • 0.83% fail on Steering play
      • 0.83% fail on Steering box
  • 0.83% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.83% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.83% fail on Condition
  • 0.83% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.83% fail on Attachment